Howarth S20C Oboe Conservatoire (French) System with 3rd Octave Key

Intermediate model, designed for the keen student player.

Technical Specification:

  • Convervatoire System
  • Semi-Automatic Octaves
  • 3rd Octave Key
  • C-D Trill Key (X 2)
  • C-C# Trill Key
  • Forked F vent
  • Low Bb vent
  • Additional Adjusting Screws


Howarth Tenoroon

Refined bore design, including down-bore and finger holes lined with ebonite. Sounding a 4th higher than full-size bassoon.

Howarth Tenoroon as Mini-Bassoon PLUS+ but sounding a 4th higher than full bassoon. Suited to 9+ year-olds. Key system & fingerings as standard bassoon.